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Trump's tariffs are set to dominate the final day of NAFTA talks

Trump's tariffs are set to dominate the final day of NAFTA talks Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland will on Sunday meet a top U.S. Republican lawmaker overseeing trade as tensions between the two neighbors ramp up over possible American steel and aluminum tariffs. Freeland did not make any comments and her office said it could not immediately give details of the talks. The U.S. demand has been a major sticking point at the talks. [Full Article...]

Khandu Congratulates PM Modi, Amit Shah For Tripura Victory

Khandu Congratulates PM Modi, Amit Shah For Tripura Victory Mr Fadnavis said the BJP secured almost half of the total vote share in Tripura, Nagaland, and Meghalaya, which shows that voters are increasingly favouring the saffron party. Analysing the poll outcome, Fadnavis said the BJP did not win the elections because of some vote division, but due to the people's trust in Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah. [Full Article...]

When will water be back on in north and south London?

When will water be back on in north and south London? The companies said demand for water is exceptionally high due to multiple burst pipes and an increase in leaks following the recent freezing temperatures and rapid thaw. "I've been OK", she said, but shared concerns for the "elderly and sick who can not venture out to collect water" from a station more than a mile away. [Full Article...]

Another attractive day with plenty of sunshine

Another attractive day with plenty of sunshine Cooler, drier moves air in by Wednesday with daytime highs sliding to the mid to upper 50s to around 60. Expect winds at 10 to 20 miles per hour today with gusts to near 25 miles per hour. Lows at night will be cold, in the 20s and 30s across the region. Thursday is expected to be sunny. Tonight: Mainly Clear. Lows in the low to mid 30s. [Full Article...]

North Korea-US Peace Talks: Pyongyang Rejects Preconditions For Starting Discussions

North Korea-US Peace Talks: Pyongyang Rejects Preconditions For Starting Discussions During her visit, the younger Kim invited Moon to Pyongyang. The announcement comes amid a rare thaw in ties between the two sides, driven by the recent Olympics. "I will clearly deliver President Moon's intent to maintain the flow of inter-Korean dialogue and improving relations to obtain permanent peace and denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula", National Security Council chief Chung Eui-yong... [Full Article...]

China Increases Annual Defense Budget, Remains Second Biggest Economy in World

China Increases Annual Defense Budget, Remains Second Biggest Economy in World In a flurry of meetings, Liu met with several top business executives and U.S. officials, including Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin; Gary Cohn, chief economic advisor to president Trump and director of the U.S. The proposal, part of Trump's budget request for the USA government, would provide the Pentagon $617 billion and an additional $69 billion to fund ongoing wars in fiscal year 201... [Full Article...]

Merkel in line for a 4th term after months of uncertainty

Merkel in line for a 4th term after months of uncertainty The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel was voted for her fourth term by the Social Democrats Party (SDP) on Sunday. Merkel has drawn flak from both left and right for maintaining an unabashedly centrist course since taking office in 2005. [Full Article...]

First responder accused of spitting on child and using slur

First responder accused of spitting on child and using slur The Overland Park Police Department later clarified that the suspect is not an Overland Park firefighter. Police said possible charges for the first responder could include battery and making a criminal threat. Police were called and when the witness found out the man was a first responder he was stunned. The parents of the child confirmed that the firefighter spat on their child while the... [Full Article...]

Dry, sunny weather returns to central Pa. on Sunday

There's a 90 percent chance for precipitation Monday and Monday night, 60 percent Tuesday , and 30 percent Tuesday night, with rain and snow becoming all snow after 4 p.m. Snow that is still falling will blow around as well, making visibility very low, near zero at times with white-out conditions expected. For Saturday night, expect partly cloudy skies and windy conditions. [Full Article...]

President for life? Trump says maybe US will have one someday

President for life? Trump says maybe US will have one someday Despite concerns both at home and overseas, the National People's Congress spokesman Zhang Yesui argued that while there are no limits for head of the party and the military, the president has such limits, as Xi, who took office in 2012, heads the party, the military and the presidency. [Full Article...]

Trump Backs US Lawsuit Against Opioid Firms, Tougher Penalties for Dealers

Trump Backs US Lawsuit Against Opioid Firms, Tougher Penalties for Dealers Three embattled Cabinet secretaries - Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin - all appeared at a White House summit on the opioid epidemic , carrying on with business as usual. [Full Article...]

Budget session part two: Opposition looks to corner government over bank scams

This comes in the wake of the CBI arresting former Finance Minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram in the INX Media money laundering case. Meanwhile, similar scenes were witnessed in the Rajya Sabha where a number of adjournment notices on different issues were issued by Opposition MPs. [Full Article...]

NPF goes ahead of NDPP, leads in 29 seats

NPF goes ahead of NDPP, leads in 29 seats Seems like, the alliance between NDPP and BJP look set to form the next government in Nagaland , which is the home to India's oldest insurgency. If and when a final deal is worked out, the once insurgent Nationalist Social Council of Nagaland (NSCN) is expected to join mainstream politics. [Full Article...]

Police constable guarding Jayalalithaa memorial in Chennai shoots self dead

Police constable guarding Jayalalithaa memorial in Chennai shoots self dead According to The Hindu , the other constables posted at the memorial heard the sound of a gunfire. City Police arranged for his family members to travel to the city from Madurai. Arun Raj's parents are expected to arrive at afternoon. "He asked for my bank account details to transfer money", Malairajan said. City Police Commissioner visited the spot later.Further investigations are on. [Full Article...]

US Embassy in Ankara, Turkey Closed Due to Threat

US Embassy in Ankara, Turkey Closed Due to Threat Ankara police have strengthened security measures in the Turkish capital, the Ankara mayor's office said in a message March 5. Security measures have also been strengthened in places of the Turkish capital where U.S. citizens were staying, the Ankara governor's office said in a statement on Sunday. The same embassy was targeted in 2013 by a suicide bomber who killed a Turkish security guard. [Full Article...]

Maryam congratulates PML-N's 'lions' for winning majority in Senate

Maryam congratulates PML-N's 'lions' for winning majority in Senate It is also vital as those grabbing the seat on basis of money can never serve the democracy and the masses as such people will only work for their own vested interests. Strict security measures had been taken outside buildings of Parliament house and the four provincial assemblies which were declared as the polling stations. [Full Article...]

Pakistani ruling party gains control of senate

Pakistani ruling party gains control of senate The win also gives incoming prime minister and former leader of the PML-N Nawaz Sharif a possible new avenue to re-enter politics, following his disqualification from office on charges of corruption a year ago. No other political party could secure more than two seats. Earlier, talking about the Senate elections and some parties bagging seats without substantial representation in the provincia... [Full Article...]

Top House Democrat: Jared Kushner shouldn't have White House job

Top House Democrat: Jared Kushner shouldn't have White House job It was not clear whether he would continue to push for swift and significant changes to gun laws, when confronted with the inevitable resistance from his party. " Many ideas, some good & some not so good", Mr. Trump tweeted Thursday, singling out background checks. Democrats appeared giddy with the president's praise of gun control proposals, while Republicans fumed. [Full Article...]

Germany | SPD backs joining Merkel in coalition to end impasse

Germany | SPD backs joining Merkel in coalition to end impasse Just over 66 percent of more than 360,000 Social Democrat party members who voted by a mail-in ballot endorsed a deal struck last month by party leaders to form a new coalition with Merkel's center-right Christian Democrats. "We now have some clarity", said the Social Democrats' caretaker leader, Olaf Scholz, a contender for the role of finance minister, speaking at the Willy Brandt House. [Full Article...]

China keeps economic growth target of around 6.5 percent this year

China keeps economic growth target of around 6.5 percent this year President Xi Jinping's top economic aide, Liu He, met with USA officials at the White House this week to discuss the fraught economic relationship. According to a Washington Post report this week , the US and Canada are still far apart on issues like automotive manufacturing and trade dispute resolution. [Full Article...]


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